Advent: Songs for the Way of Love+

Artwork by Diane Jones, Scribe   Advent: Songs for the Way of Love+ In December, we begin again with the holy season of Advent. This is a centering time of the year, a still point as the light changes and our hearts long for meaningful connections. In our church family tradition ringing around the world,…

Praise: Songs for the Way of Love+

Praise: Songs for the Way of Love+  photo by mjh+ Ordinarily when I create a SftWoL+ playlist, I spend days and weeks going through a long list of songs and musicians to pick a certain order of songs to flow together toward a theme.  It was my intention this week to create a 2 hour…

Imagine: Songs for the Way of Love+

Imagine: Songs for the Way of Love+ photo by mjh+ Wake Up Everybody Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes Wake up everybody no more sleepin’ in bed No more backward thinkin’, time for thinkin’ ahead The world has changed so very much From what it used to be There is so much hatred war an’…

Home: Songs for the Way of Love+

dear ones, This playlist has taken me longer to pull together. Home is a raw and tender topic for so many of us. Since 2002, the kids and I have had to move away from our homes in three states in order to follow the path of my calling to ministry; or to put it…

Promise: Songs for the Way of Love+

“I believe to make our world better, each and every individual has to be the love and be the solution. The world is in a crisis, there seems to be more divides than ever. Some are crippled by poverty, others by depression, lack of purpose, worry and fear of failure. This process has put most…

Believe: Songs for the Way of Love+

photo by mjh+ Believe: Songs for the Way of Love+ It’s not only make-believe – 1937 to Now A few hours ago, I was with the kids and I went on a riff about how amazing it is to search for songs on these streaming sites and up they come like magic. “Welcome to the…

Freedom: Songs for the Way of Love+

Freedom: Songs for the Way of Love+ Lest We Forget -the 1980s to Now. A Change is Gonna Come – Brian Owens/T Owens/Sam Cooke Wake Up Everybody – John Legend, The Roots, ft. M Fiona People Get Ready – Eva Cassidy The Rising – Bruce Springsteen Freedom – Pharrell Williams Break Your Heart – Natalie…